So far or so long.
He was hitherto taking notes, but now he stopped.
(hit-her-to) - verb
to show her who's boss
Other forms: hithertoing, hithertoed, hithertotion (noun)
My man hithertoed that girl all day until she couldnt handle it any longer. She was sore as hell.
Because of her disrespect, her boss hithertoed her, and she no longer works for the company. She was sad as hell.